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Pizza and beer spotlighted at Golden History Museum

Golden History Museum’s curator Mark Dodge finds food history a really fun topic to explore. And to provide the public with an exploration of the topic locally, the Golden History Museum, 923 10th … more

Golden Rotary to benefit from annual Gala and Golf Classic

Golden Rotarians believe in supporting youth so they can be successful and take on leadership roles. “And learn to give back to their community,” said Linda Diederichsen, president of the Rotary … more

Embracing change while keeping time-honored traditions

One day, Goldenite Sondra Welsh heard a rumor around town. It was that the Golden Lions Club started accepting female members. “I wanted to be a Lion for 10 years” before the club started … more

Swift water is safety focus as Colorado snowpack melts

Rachel Kohler loves rivers. “Playing in rivers can be a ton of fun,” she said, “as long as you’re doing it with full knowledge of the risks — and you have a safety plan in place.” For her … more

Mines students connect science with social studies for seventh-grade project

A group of seventh graders learned something last school year that they found quite interesting: the difference between fusion and fission in an atom bomb. “It’s interesting how you can either … more

This summer, steam-powered stories abound in Golden

Many times in this column, I have mentioned how our town of Golden truly was a part of what is considered the “Wild” West. In it’s beginnings it was a place where every kind of character out of … more

Barrels & Bottles hosts sixth Brian Q Pale Boy Ale tap release party

Throwing a fun party to raise money for a good cause, then matching all the donations that were made from the party... “It's such a Heini Foss thing to do,” said Sarah Labosky, granddaughter of … more

Golden's gluten free beer in big demand

About three years ago, Karen Hertz began her mission of providing a great tasting beer to people who normally couldn't drink craft beer because of an intolerance to gluten. “I started the brewery … more

Golden United hosts experts, locals to provide education at community event

Development in Golden is not the same as it was 100 years ago or 50 years ago. A new character is created with each evolution of time, said Peter Park, the former director of planning for Denver and … more

Last component of remodeled Buffalo Rose to open Memorial Day weekend

The Buffalo Rose has traditionally been known for a lot of things, but great food wasn’t one of them, said Chris Cone, owner of the Buffalo Rose. “And now, we have the opportunity to stamp the … more

Community donates to ‘stamp out hunger’

The U.S. Postal Service’s annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive happened in Golden on May 11 this year. The food drive is a nationwide event, but the local efforts benefit the Golden-based Christian … more

Changes to proposed budget will promote teacher training, campus safety

On May 2, district leaders presented an overview of the proposed budget to the Board of Education, recommending revisions that prompted a nearly two-hour discussion among board members. The overview … more

Here’s the dirt on spring cleaning

A few years ago there was a commercial on television. I don’t remember exactly what it was for, I think it was some kind of fresh breath chewing gum or something. Anyway, it had a tag line that … more

Jeffco’s young readers, writers honored at annual ceremony

Todd Fahnestock writes because it makes magic. “And because it makes lives and because it saves lives,” he said. “Writers … created heroes to look up to when my real-life heroes had failed … more

Planning Commission recommends denial of Golden Overlook rezone

The Golden Overlook property is a difficult site. It presents many challenges for development and it has a complicated history, said Golden’s Planning Manager Rick Muriby during his presentation to … more

More than just limbs given at annual prosthetic clinic

Donna Thornburg has one goal. “I want to run more than anything in my life,” Donna Thornburg said as she completed an agility drill. She was among more than a dozen people at Stermole Track & … more

Complete Auto Repair, Jefferson Center for Mental Health recognized for ethics

The Rotary Club of Golden hosted its 14th annual Ethics in Business Awards Luncheon on May 3. Each year, the club takes nominations from the community, with the requirement being that the … more

Riot at youth detention facility in Golden

Just before 6 p.m., Golden Police were dispatched to the Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center in Golden on reports of a riot allegedly instigated by some of the inmates. The incident occurred in … more

Miners Alley Playhouse names marketing director

Miners Alley Playhouse has hired its first director of marketing and audience development, according to a news release. Leslie Rutherford, a resident of Golden for six years, will be responsible for … more

Mines and Mitchell team up for data gathering

An outlook on the bridge near the library so people can take in the scenery as they cross over Clear Creek. A rental shack where people can rent river sports equipment and proper safety gear. A Clear … more
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